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- Who is your favorite Bonanza character?: Hoss
Summary: Ben brings a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Matthew Rush, to the Ponderosa to work after he finds the man drunk in the saloon. Trouble begins to brew when a neighbor’s daughter, who’s Mother was killed by Union soldiers, becomes attracted to Matthew.
Written by:Frank Chase
Directed by:Lewis Allen
Guest Stars: Dean Stockwell (Matthew Rush); Harry Townes (Seth Nagel); Susan Howard (Lori); Charles Briles (Del)
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- Who is your favorite Bonanza character?: Adam/Ben
Bonanza has a lot of Biblical themes threaded through its stories but are particularly strong in this one, especially when Rush (as the Jesus figure) says and does nothing to defend himself against Nagel's (in the role of Pontius Pilate) accusations.
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